Man charged after football incident
A MAN has been charged in connection with an alleged incident at a football match. Police today said that the 44-year-old, who comes from the Glasgow area, has been charged following an alleged incident at a Scottish Premiership match between Aberdeen and Rangers earlier this year. A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: “We can confirm that a 44-year-old man from the Glasgow area has been charged in relation to an alleged culpable and reckless conduct incident. “It was reported to have occurred at Pittodrie during the match between Aberdeen and Rangers on August 5 2018.” She added: “The man is expected to appear at Aberdeen Sheriff Court at a later date.” Police had yesterday issued a nationwide appeal for information about the incident, in which a bottle was allegedly thrown from the away supporters’ section of Pittodrie into the South Stand home section. No one was injured.
The bottle that was allegedly thrown